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Has anyone ever rented a Rug Doctor?

Do they work? I can't afford an actual carpet cleaner machine so i was wondering about this. I have white carpet in my house and three small kids lol!! The carpet has seen better days...Thanks!

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Momofboys22

Asked by Momofboys22 at 3:15 PM on Aug. 3, 2010 in Home & Garden

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  • yes
    works
    VERY HEAVY! though
    fiatpax

    Answer by fiatpax at 3:17 PM on Aug. 3, 2010

  • I thought it did a good job! It did kick it out the smell of urine, but my carpet didn't smell like urine afterwards. Hope this helps.
    theutilitarian

    Answer by theutilitarian at 3:18 PM on Aug. 3, 2010

  • yes they wrk real good
    regian19832002

    Answer by regian19832002 at 3:19 PM on Aug. 3, 2010

  • We swear by the rug doctor! Heavy, but works well. I spent a day last month cleaning the carpets, and once they dry, they look great!
    musichollie

    Answer by musichollie at 3:30 PM on Aug. 3, 2010

  • Will it bring out stains?
    Momofboys22

    Comment by Momofboys22 (original poster) at 3:31 PM on Aug. 3, 2010

  • They work pretty good. It's the chemicals that cost more than actually renting the machine. As far as stain removal goes, they do good except for removing Red #40 stains. Those are very hard to get out.
    Izsarejman

    Answer by Izsarejman at 4:36 PM on Aug. 3, 2010

  • Yes I actually own mine makes my cream colored carpets look like new.
    liss05

    Answer by liss05 at 6:59 AM on Aug. 4, 2010

  • I have, and I think they work well but are very bulky and heavy. I did not buy the soap that they try to sell for it. I used liquid Tide and it made the carpet clean, bright and smelled wonderful!
    salexander

    Answer by salexander at 11:11 AM on Aug. 4, 2010

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